October 2015

SCSTG at the SNP Conference

An infographic produced by the Scottish Country Sports Tourism Group, supported by BASC, was launched at the conference. It shows that country sports contribute more to the country’s economy than snow sports, wildlife watching and water sports. The affordable nature of Country Sports from only £3 per day was also highlighted.

BASC and the SCSTG at the SNP party conference

A former environment minister for the Scottish National Party affirmed his support and recognised the importance of the sport to the Scottish economy. At a reception at the SNP conference in Aberdeen, former minister Michael Russell MSP expressed support for shooting and the work of BASC. Within a speech about land reform Mr Russell said: […]

Tourism Webinars

Anybody with tourism aspects to their business is encouraged to take advantage of a series of free webinars run by Tourism Intelligence Scotland which focus on digital technology.  The webinars begin on Tuesday 20 October and last about 45 minutes; they are designed for anyone involved in tourism in Scotland, including community groups and tourism-related businesses, looking to […]